Thersites

(2008 P-L )
CURRENT POSITION: 11 TAU 8
Incl: 16.75435
Eccent: 0.1104579
Period: 12.241884744504 years
AU 5.3115198
Type: 0009

Discovery Chart

24.9.1960 10:48 Palomar 116w51 33n21 observations 1

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Named after a Greek warrior who wanted to stop the siege of Troy and go home. This is a fitting name for this asteroid which was found farthest from the Trojan libration point. (M 3826)

Avastatud: 24-9-1960 Avastamiskoht: Palomar Avastajad: van Houten, C. J., van Houten-Groeneveld, I., Gehr

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